September 6, 2013 (Des Moines, Iowa) – The Animal Rescue League of Iowa (ARL) and Breck’s have teamed up to bring a new, dog-friendly race to the Des Moines area! The Des Moines Dog Jog is a 5k walk/run that will take place on Saturday, September 21st in downtown Des Moines. Runners who wish to compete in the timed race will start at 3:00 pm, with walkers and fun-run participants starting at 3:30 pm. The race will start and finish at Breck’s (207 Fourth Street).
Everyone is welcome to join in on the post-race street party outside Breck’s, and “Street Party Passes” will be available to those who would like the goody bag and t-shirt, but choose to forgo the race. The “early-bird” race fees end on Friday, September 6.
Visit ARL-Iowa.org/DogJog to learn more about this event.
About the Animal Rescue League of Iowa (ARL)
The Animal Rescue League of Iowa is Iowa’s largest nonprofit animal shelter, caring for many thousands of pets each year. The ARL serves people and pets from across the state of Iowa through its programs, which include pet adoption, humane education, pet behavior training, spay/neuter, animal cruelty intervention and much more. For more information visit ARL-Iowa.org.